Sunrise Movement national #Climatestrike

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Discover public national and local events related to learning more about climate change and taking action – whether online, in the streets, or in the auditorium. The more we know, the more effective we will be. And, the more we participate, the more we will build a community of people working for the welfare of our children and our grandchildren.

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Sunrise Movement national #Climatestrike

10/17/19

December 6, 2019
Local
Our next strike will be on December 6th, 2019. A year out from the 2020 election, Sunrisers across America will join a national #ClimateStrike to take the momentum from September to our elected officials’ doorsteps. This will follow a global day of action on November 29th, Black Friday, when our allies will be striking around the world.

Should Storm Surge Barriers be Built to Protect New York & New Jersey From Flooding?

10/17/19

October 17, 2019
7pm – 8:30pm
Columbia Law School
New York, NY
Sea level rise and intensifying coastal storms pose increased risks of flooding in the New York and New Jersey area. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is now studying a range of options to reduce flooding risks, ranging from building a massive system of gates, floodwalls and levees to taking no action. The choice will have important environmental, economic and social consequences for the region. This public forum will include presentations from the Corps of Engineers about the nature and status of the study; from an earth scientist about the nature of the flooding risks; and by a proponent and an opponent of storm barriers. A question and answer period will follow.

We Need to Talk: How to have difficult conversations about the climate crisis

10/09/19

October 9, 2019
11:00 AM – 12:15 PM
Online
$25 donation

We’ve asked Karin Kirk and Susanne Moser, experts in climate change communication, to help us understand the best ways to approach this overwhelming topic with the people in our lives.

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory Open House

10/05/19

October 5, 2019
10am – 4pm

Lamont-Doherty Earth Observatory
Palisades, NY

Whether you’re an aspiring young scientist or a long-time science enthusiast, you’re sure to enjoy Lamont-Doherty’s Open House. Tour a lab, participate in hands-on earth science demonstrations, and learn from world-renowned researchers about their latest discoveries. Details will be posted as they come available. Check out photos and videos from last year’s Open House on the news page.
Free and open to the public, with a $5 suggested donation.